Chairman and CEO
As CEO of Capella Hotel Group, Horst Schulze inspires client loyalty by raising the bar for customer service. Under his leadership, The Ritz-Carlton Group was awarded the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in both 1992 and 1999—the first and only hotel company to win even one such award. A leader and entrepreneur, he inspires leaders with practical ways to create high-quality customer service experiences. His latest book, Excellence Wins: A No-Nonsense Guide to Becoming the Best in a World of Compromise, is available March 2019.
Years at GLS 2015, 2016